News Release Archive
Strong Maverick Presence in 2017's "40 Under 40"October 31, 2017
The list salutes 40 of our area's young, dynamic business leaders.
NUFlex Open Computer Labs Available for Annual EnrollmentOctober 30, 2017
NUFlex Open Computer Labs are available for benefits-eligible faculty and staff who would like some assistance with the 2018 annual enrollment.
Health Risk Assessment Available Today for Faculty and StaffOctober 27, 2017
All benefits-eligible employees may take the Health Risk Assessment starting today.
Haunted Heartland Brings Spooks, SuccessOctober 26, 2017
The fifth year of MavRadio's Haunted Heartland airs on Halloween.
A Message from Chancellor Gold on WellnessOctober 26, 2017
Wellness Week, a new campus awareness campaign organized by UNO’s Wellness Subdivision, runs Monday, Oct. 30 – Friday, Nov. 3.
Left Turn Lane Closure on 67th at PKIOctober 25, 2017
From Tuesday, Oct. 31 through Friday, Nov. 3, the northbound left turn lane on 67th street that serves the Peter Kiewit Institute (PKI) will be closed for minor street construction.
Faculty, Alumni Honored as Outstanding Young OmahansOctober 25, 2017
Six of the 2017 Ten Outstanding Young Omahans (TOYO!) award recipients are Mavericks.
FUSE Proposals AcceptedOctober 24, 2017
Grants of up to $2,500 per student are available to UNO undergraduates to support faculty-mentored projects.
Be A Santa To A SeniorOctober 24, 2017
An annual partnership between Gerontology and Home Instead that supplies Seniors with a Christmas gift.
NUFlex Enrollment Reminder for Oct. 30October 23, 2017
Benefits-eligible faculty and staff should remember to check their UNO e-mail account for the 2018 annual benefits enrollment materials.
UNO Names Jay Killion Employee of the MonthOctober 23, 2017
Jay Killion, Assistant Director of Special Projects with Information Technology Services, was recently named UNO’s Employee of the Month for October.
Flying Mavs Dominate Regional CompetitionOctober 23, 2017
The UNO flight team placed first at the NIFA Region VI SAFECON and will attend their ninth consecutive national competition
UNO Celebrates Human Rights Contributions of Goldstein FamilyOctober 22, 2017
On Friday, Oct. 20, UNO and the University of Nebraska Foundation celebrated the life and contributions of the Leonard and Shirley Goldstein family
UNO Advantage and Fact Books Available for SaleOctober 19, 2017
The 2017-2018 UNO Advantage and Fact Books are now available for order.
Service Learning Workshop Brings Together High School Students, PoliticiansOctober 19, 2017
UNO and the League of Women Voters of Greater Omaha are hosting their biennial "Running and Winning" workshop
Light Up Your LeadershipOctober 19, 2017
Registration for the 2018 Nebraska Certified Public Manager Program is now open through Dec. 15.
Health Risk Assessment and the Health & Wellness FairOctober 19, 2017
Faculty and Staff who are getting blood work done at the Health Fair on Nov. 2nd may wish to keep that information handy when filling out the Health Risk Assessment.
Health Risk Assessment and Enhanced BenefitsOctober 19, 2017
The Health Risk Assessment (HRA) program will be offered again this Fall online as part of the Annual NUFlex enrollment.
Update on 2018 Health Insurance PremiumsOctober 18, 2017
On Wednesday, Bruce Currin, Associate Vice President for Human Resources, sent the following update to all university faculty and staff about 2018 health insurance premiums.
UNO Students Give Back At Three Days Of ServiceOctober 18, 2017
UNO and high school students from across the metro came together to give back to the community during their fall breaks.
Now Accepting Doctoral ApplicationsOctober 18, 2017
The PhD program in Public Administration at the University of Nebraska at Omaha is an established Carnegie Doctoral program now accepting doctoral applications through Feb. 1.
Flag Lowering for William MonenOctober 18, 2017
On Thursday, Oct. 19, the UNO flag will be lowered in memory of UNO student William Monen
Shuttles To Pause During Homecoming ParadeOctober 20, 2017
All shuttle routes will be paused during the Homecoming Parade; Oct. 20.
Alum Continues Parasite Research at HarvardOctober 17, 2017
Alumna Maddy McFarland credits UNO support and opportunities for opening doors.
The Maverick Minute: Three Days of ServiceOctober 16, 2017
Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D. interviews Kristina Cammarano, interim assistant vice chancellor for Student Affairs, in this Maverick Minute.
UNO Physics Fall Festival Provides Fun For The Whole FamilyOctober 21, 2017
Join us for the UNO Physics Fall Festival, with a long list of activities that will keep little scientists, and their families, entertained; Oct. 21.
UNO Launches New Waste Recovery ProgramOctober 13, 2017
Starting this month, UNO will now have collection sites for the Hefty® EnergyBag™ program.
New Shotokan Karate Club StartingOctober 13, 2017
A new club is starting at UNO, Shotokan Karate, and will be holding classes weekly Wednesday and Friday starting Oct. 20.
UNO Theatre Presents: Spring AwakeningOctober 11, 2017
Spring Awakening is a dynamic rock musical about a dozen young people who negotiate the thrilling, complicated and mysterious time of sexual awakening.
Regents Medal Honors Late Omaha Philanthropist Dick HollandOctober 11, 2017
The University of Nebraska’s highest honor, the Regents Medal, was presented Tuesday to the family of the late Richard “Dick” Holland.
Budget Response Teams UpdateOctober 11, 2017
On Wednesday, Marjorie Kostelnik, Ph.D., senior assistant to the president of the University of Nebraska, sent the following Budget Response Team update to all university faculty and staff.
UNO PRSSA Earns Record RecognitionOctober 10, 2017
UNO's chapter of the Public Relations Student Society of America earned three national outstanding chapter awards at the PRSSA 2017 National Conference.
16'-17' Fiscal Year: Baxter Arena, UNO Athletics in the BlackOctober 10, 2017
Numbers from the most recent fiscal year show successes for Baxter Arena and the UNO Athletic Department
UNO Students Win Singing CompetitionOctober 09, 2017
Many UNO student winners at National Association of Teachers of Singing Students Auditions: Nebraska Chapter held at University of Nebraska-Kearney.
UNO Hosts Regional Aviation CompetitionOctober 09, 2017
The Aviation Institute will host and compete in the 2017 Region VI NIFA SAFECON competition
Kaspersky Lab Software WarningOctober 09, 2017
A notice from the University of Nebraska ITS Information Security Office
Flag Lowering for Juan FelixOctober 09, 2017
The UNO flag will be lowered on Thursday, Oct. 12, in memory of UNO staff member Juan Felix
Call for Proposals: UCRCAOctober 09, 2017
The UCRCA is now accepting full proposals for up to $5,000 in funding from faculty by November 1st of the fall semester and February 1st the following spring semester (pending availability of funds).
Flag Lowering for Fares KeilanyOctober 08, 2017
The UNO flag will be lowered on Tuesday, Oct. 10, in memory of UNO student Fares Keilany
Karen Ressegieu Honored with KUDOS AwardOctober 06, 2017
On Oct. 5, the Board of Regents presented the KUDOS award to Karen Ressegieu, an administrative assistant for the Dean of the College of Public Affairs and Community Service (CPACS). Karen has worked at UNO for 53 years, and is retiring this fall.
Hockey Team Signs 13-Year-Old SuperfanOctober 06, 2017
The special event was thanks to a partnership with Team IMPACT, a nonprofit organization that aims to improve the quality of life for children facing life-threatening illnesses.
Community Engagement Spotlight | Urban Research GrantsOctober 06, 2017
Theresa Barron-McKeagney, Ph.D, and Jerry Deichert, M.A., manage the CPACS Urban Research Grants.
Community Engagement Spotlight | Sandra JonesOctober 06, 2017
Sandra Jones brings science to life for the students in the STEM Ecosystem.
Community Engagement Spotlight | Lee DenkerOctober 06, 2017
Lee Denker is the Executive Director of UNO Alumni Engagement and President and CEO of the UNO Alumni Association.
Community Engagement Spotlight | Karen WeberOctober 06, 2017
Karen Weber, M.A., launched MaverickPR at UNO, a student-run public relations firm.
Community Engagement Spotlight | Jimmy NguyenOctober 06, 2017
Jimmy Nguyen has made a home at UNO. The student senator is involved with Habitat for Humanity, Students Against Hunger, and started South Sioux City alumni team of students. Project achieve helped start Jimmy down the path of volunteerism.
Community Engagement Spotlight | Jessica ForemanOctober 06, 2017
Jessica Foreman worked as the Judy Monaghan Student Intern for Inclusive Communities.
Social Behavior Study Nets Doctoral Student Prestigious AwardOctober 05, 2017
“There are very few places in the United States where you can study the types of questions that we do in this lab. This is the best place to be to answer those questions.”
Information From UNO Public Safety About Active Shooter Training OpportunitiesOctober 04, 2017
The UNO Department of Public Safety wants remind campus of the many ways its office can provide training and other informational opportunities related to active shooter situations.
UNO Bookstore SurveyOctober 03, 2017
The UNO Bookstore wants to know what you think when it comes to course materials and technology; deadline Oct. 28.
Time to File Your FAFSAOctober 03, 2017
The 2018-2019 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) opened Oct. 1.
Resources for Those Affected by Las Vegas TragedyOctober 03, 2017
A message from the offices of Academic and Student Affairs and Human Resources
Providing Assistance to Puerto RicoOctober 03, 2017
How to assist the residents of Puerto Rico as they recover from two devastating hurricanes
Department Cap & Gown Orders Due Nov. 3October 03, 2017
All department cap and gown orders are due no later than Nov 3.